2018 NAUMD Awards: Apply Today!

NAUMD Members in good standing are invited to submit entries into one or all of the association’s awards programs. The Image of the Year Awards, sponsored by the NAUMD’s Image Apparel Institute, honors the best designs from the world of corporate wear; the Best Dressed Public Safety Program calls attention to the important role that […]


The NAUMD Enters an Era of New Leadership

Cobmex sends its congratulations to Steve Zalkin for his new appointment as President of the NAUMD (North American Association of Uniform Manufacturers and Distributors). Zalkin, formerly head of Alamar Uniforms, succeeds Neal Waters, who sadly passed away last month after a brief battle with cancer. To read more about this newest chapter for the NAUMD, […]



A New Era of Globalization

            Globalization is generally defined as the process by which the world is becoming increasingly interconnected as a result of dramatically increased trade and cultural exchange.[i] Such processes have governed our global economy for more than 70 years, and have been accelerated in recent years through electronic communication. Globalization has had a profound affect on […]



Faster, Higher, Stronger!

The Olympics are a momentous event that brings the world together in camaraderie, competition, and the pursuit of excellence. The official Olympic motto is “Faster, Higher, Stronger.”  This motto has been resonating with us and inspiring thoughts about how we can achieve excellence and strive to be number one. At Cobmex, we now have a […]